The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 174 177 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.15% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
Grunt
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
658 545 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.03% 13.59% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 543 473 549
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region.

Grunt Salary Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Grunt Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt.

1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) jQuery
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) Node.js
5 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
6 8 (42.11%) Sass
6 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) TDD
8 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
9 5 (26.32%) Time Management
9 5 (26.32%) WordPress
9 5 (26.32%) Ajax
9 5 (26.32%) Pair Programming
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
9 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (26.32%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (21.05%) Advertising
10 4 (21.05%) Web Design
10 4 (21.05%) .NET
10 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 4 (21.05%) Web Development
10 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (21.05%) HTML5
11 3 (15.79%) Social Media
11 3 (15.79%) XHR
11 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) Node.js
2 5 (26.32%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) Ant
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
5 1 (5.26%) Gradle
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (36.84%) User Experience Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Designer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
5 8 (42.11%) Sass
6 5 (26.32%) Ajax
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) HTML5
8 3 (15.79%) XHR
8 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (15.79%) SVG
8 3 (15.79%) CSS3
8 3 (15.79%) Underscore.js
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5 Canvas
8 3 (15.79%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services
9 2 (10.53%) XML
10 1 (5.26%) LINQ
10 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Time Management
3 5 (26.32%) Pair Programming
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (21.05%) Web Design
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) SEO
6 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Apple
1 3 (15.79%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
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